AN ALTERCATION with her drinking buddies led to the death of a 45-year-old woman in Zone 10. Zayas, Barangay Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City over the weekend.
The victim, identified as Nida Balao of lower Dagong in said barangay, sustained five fatal stab wounds and three incised wounds on the different parts of her body.
Prior to the incident, police said the victim had last been seen in a drinking spree with two unidentified men in the area.
Chief Inspector Richie Salva, police station 4 chief, said witnesses then saw the victim having a heated confrontation with her drinking buddies.
"Nangayo daw og kwarta ang biktima sa iyang ka-live in para inom unya naa daw nakalalis ang biktima dihang nag-inom, Posible nga katong iyang nakalalis maoy suspect,” Salva said.
Authorities are still collecting all pieces of information and evidences that would lead to the arrest of the suspects.
Salva said they are also monitoring a group of men who may have been responsible for the crime.
"Amo pang gisubay kay naay information nga didto niadto sa may sapa-sapa ang mga suspects unya na pud tay gisundan nga group pero dili pa ta kasiguro,"Salva said.
"Ang atong operatives padayon pa sa pag follow-up ug imbestiga aron matagaan hustisya ang kamatayon sa biktima," Salva added.